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Identity management is all about organising access to corporate systems for the right people at the right time and level. Better directory services have evolved over time to handle authorisation and authentication elegantly. Mature internal IT teams have tooled up to co-ordinate centralised addresses for effective management. Open source solutions for example have strengthened to handle multivendor and multi-platform.
Jane Silber is CEO of Canonical. Canonical produces Ubuntu, the leading open source platform for client, server and cloud computing. Canonical provides services to the IT industry to bring Ubuntu-based products to market, and to enterprise and consumer users to maximise their Ubuntu experience. Jane has over 20 years of business development, operations and software management experience.